Dr. Gargi Roysircar Leads Multicultural Counseling Delegation in Brazil

Gargi Roysircar, EdD was the lead delegate of a multicultural counseling delegation in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from May 7-16. She was invited to lead the delegation by the People to People Ambassador Programs, founded by President Dwight D. Eisenhower. The multicultural delegation visited psychology training programs, university counseling centers, community mental health centers, and hospitals to learn about Brazilian psychological practices.

Dr. Roysircar was requested by her Brazilian counterparts to make presentations on social class and privilege as these are related to therapy and its delivery, as well as the effects of disasters on poor, vulnerable populations.